Myremis

Appleby Catalogue W number: 
W110
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The symphonic poem Myremis is based on a poem by Villa's father Raul.  According to Villa-Lobos: Sua Obra (1989), the score is lost.  It may have been an earlier version of the great early orchestral work Amazonas.

Instrumentation: 

Orchestrapic, 2fl, 2ob, c ing, cl(Bb), cl baixo, 2fg, cfg, 4cor, 4trp, trb, tímp, pratos, bombo, matraca, tambor, pandeiro, vla d'amore, cítara de arco, cel, hp e cordas

Scores: 

Unfortunately, the score is lost.  The Museu Villa-Lobos has a three-page draft by Villa-Lobos.

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Premiere: 15/08/18, Teatro Municipal, Rio de Janeiro.  Francisco Braga conducted.

Category: 
Orchestral Works